BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Off-Topic Discussions Board
 
BPM Sport
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-23-2010, 09:41 AM   #111
Ignignokt
No one can defeat the quad laser.
0

 
Ignignokt's Avatar
 
Drives: 335
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Motor City


Posts: 52
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by kyleb350 View Post
actually...
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 09:44 AM   #112
OC 335i
General
United_States
250

 
OC 335i's Avatar
 
Drives: AW 335D E90
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Irvine/Aliso Viejo, CA


Posts: 18,119
iTrader: (9)

Garage List
2007 335i  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to OC 335i Send a message via MSN to OC 335i
Quote:
Originally Posted by kyleb350 View Post
actually...
Nice!
__________________

Current: 2010 Alpine White 335D LCI l 19" BBS LMs l KW V2 Coilovers l BMW Performance Grilles l MSport Front/Rear l Karbonwerke Trunk l F1 Pinnacle Tint 35% Former: E92 Space Grey 335i Latest pics
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 09:50 AM   #113
dth656
First Lieutenant
7

 
Drives: e90 330i
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: cali


Posts: 321
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ignignokt View Post
It's not just SoCal. When I was at Michigan about 10 years ago, all the engineering classes were chock full of FOBs. They ruined the curve for the rest of us who actually wanted to experience the social aspect of college.

i think you would find the same at any top ranked school. i did a masters at an ivy, and it was also choc-a-block full of fobs, abcs, abcds, etc (i.e. higher percentage when compared to their portion of the overall population). it might be a function of immigrant parents--in highs school, definitely remember my parents pushing education pretty hard versus my white friends, whose parents even seemed ok w/ JCs, etc.
__________________
go bears
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 09:58 AM   #114
Ignignokt
No one can defeat the quad laser.
0

 
Ignignokt's Avatar
 
Drives: 335
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Motor City


Posts: 52
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by dth656 View Post
i think you would find the same at any top ranked school. i did a masters at an ivy, and it was also choc-a-block full of fobs, abcs, abcds, etc (i.e. higher percentage when compared to their portion of the overall population). it might be a function of immigrant parents--in highs school, definitely remember my parents pushing education pretty hard versus my white friends, whose parents even seemed ok w/ JCs, etc.
I would have to agree with you. I've heard this from all of my friends who have gone to good schools.
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 10:05 AM   #115
OC 335i
General
United_States
250

 
OC 335i's Avatar
 
Drives: AW 335D E90
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Irvine/Aliso Viejo, CA


Posts: 18,119
iTrader: (9)

Garage List
2007 335i  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to OC 335i Send a message via MSN to OC 335i
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ignignokt View Post
I would have to agree with you. I've heard this from all of my friends who have gone to good schools.
Well one attitude is,

"It's okay Johnny, as long as you try your best."

vs.

"We're cutting off your allowance and making you come back to the U.S. if you don't get straight A's."

The first and foremost reason the reason many of the fobs come here is for an education. First/second generations generally work harder. You see many more of the later generations of Asian Americans being lazy as opposed to the first two.
__________________

Current: 2010 Alpine White 335D LCI l 19" BBS LMs l KW V2 Coilovers l BMW Performance Grilles l MSport Front/Rear l Karbonwerke Trunk l F1 Pinnacle Tint 35% Former: E92 Space Grey 335i Latest pics
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 10:23 AM   #116
Wake27
Lieutenant Colonel
United_States
20

 
Wake27's Avatar
 
Drives: '06 330i ZPP ZSP
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: NoVA missing SoCal


Posts: 1,682
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by OC 335i View Post
Well one attitude is,

"It's okay Johnny, as long as you try your best."

vs.

"We're cutting off your allowance and making you come back to the U.S. if you don't get straight A's."

The first and foremost reason the reason many of the fobs come here is for an education. First/second generations generally work harder. You see many more of the later generations of Asian Americans being lazy as opposed to the first two.
You mean "from the US?" But yeah in any engineering program there will be a large population. My friends definitely weren't in that program though. Both schools just have a large overall asain population.
__________________
2006 JB 330i/ZPP/ZSP/I-Drive/Heated Seats/L7/Blacklines/19" Gunmetal V710's on Vredestein Ultrac Sessantas/BMS PBX/Red MFD Scoops/Matte black grilles/Matte black Amber Gone 2.0s/BSW center midrange speaker/35% tint/Black and white roundels
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 10:27 AM   #117
OC 335i
General
United_States
250

 
OC 335i's Avatar
 
Drives: AW 335D E90
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Irvine/Aliso Viejo, CA


Posts: 18,119
iTrader: (9)

Garage List
2007 335i  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to OC 335i Send a message via MSN to OC 335i
^ yea. Need coffee.
__________________

Current: 2010 Alpine White 335D LCI l 19" BBS LMs l KW V2 Coilovers l BMW Performance Grilles l MSport Front/Rear l Karbonwerke Trunk l F1 Pinnacle Tint 35% Former: E92 Space Grey 335i Latest pics
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 10:27 AM   #118
Ignignokt
No one can defeat the quad laser.
0

 
Ignignokt's Avatar
 
Drives: 335
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Motor City


Posts: 52
iTrader: (0)

Yeah Engineering everywhere is chock full of them. I've never seen people work as hard as Asian (first or second gen) engineering students.
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 11:17 AM   #119
dth656
First Lieutenant
7

 
Drives: e90 330i
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: cali


Posts: 321
iTrader: (0)

actually, asian + indian pre-med students work pretty damn hard. the mean in most o-chem classes that my friends have been in was always pretty brutal. it may be easier to goto a crappy undergrad, slay the mean, and then get into a top-notch medical program...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ignignokt View Post
Yeah Engineering everywhere is chock full of them. I've never seen people work as hard as Asian (first or second gen) engineering students.
__________________
go bears
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 02:56 PM   #120
Ignignokt
No one can defeat the quad laser.
0

 
Ignignokt's Avatar
 
Drives: 335
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Motor City


Posts: 52
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by dth656 View Post
actually, asian + indian pre-med students work pretty damn hard. the mean in most o-chem classes that my friends have been in was always pretty brutal. it may be easier to goto a crappy undergrad, slay the mean, and then get into a top-notch medical program...
Oh God. Orgo at UofM was a notorious weeder class. Your mention of that is probably going to give me flashbacks and nightmares.
Appreciate 0
      07-23-2010, 03:00 PM   #121
BTM
Banned
United_States
166

 
Drives: A///MERICAN!!!
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: A///MERICA!!!


Posts: 10,314
iTrader: (11)

Garage List

Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 01:31 PM   #122
FVM3
Major General
112

 
FVM3's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 m3, f30 328i
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Los Angeles


Posts: 5,739
iTrader: (2)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BTM View Post

racist
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 01:39 PM   #123
Wakka
but no flokka
United_States
34

 
Wakka's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 1er
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Tampa


Posts: 440
iTrader: (0)

really? A thread revival for that!?
__________________
M-Sport, 6MT, Hardwired V1, StopTech Sportpack, Perf. Intake, Perf. Exhaust, AFE Scoops, Perf. Carbon Spoiler, Perf. Carbon Diffuser, Enkei RPF1's, Conti Extreme DW's

Quote:
Originally Posted by BTM View Post
Entourage sucks. BTM hates everything
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 01:58 PM   #124
Turbo>NA
xbox gamertag: HuGeBluEmOnKeY
Armenia
85

 
Turbo>NA's Avatar
 
Drives: M-Sport LCI
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: SoCal (626)


Posts: 3,762
iTrader: (2)

Lol he did it for post count
__________________

E92 335i alpine white | black dokota | auto | zpp | zsp | heated | iPod
- ltbmw : vorsteiner : linea corsa : h&r : k&n : e92-lighting : expectalot-vinyl -
--GONE--
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 02:20 PM   #125
Wakka
but no flokka
United_States
34

 
Wakka's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 1er
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Tampa


Posts: 440
iTrader: (0)

OT doesnt even effect post count...? if it did id have at least 1k posts
__________________
M-Sport, 6MT, Hardwired V1, StopTech Sportpack, Perf. Intake, Perf. Exhaust, AFE Scoops, Perf. Carbon Spoiler, Perf. Carbon Diffuser, Enkei RPF1's, Conti Extreme DW's

Quote:
Originally Posted by BTM View Post
Entourage sucks. BTM hates everything
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 02:30 PM   #126
Boosted John
Internet Ninja
12

 
Boosted John's Avatar
 
Drives: 13 AH3
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Jax, Fl


Posts: 622
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by mrk13p View Post
hahhaha are u caucasian? lol
lol...

i klnow racist filipino's..
__________________
2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 /// Msport Pkg. M performance fornt lip, Black Kidney Grills, H&R Sport Springs, BBS CH-R

Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 02:48 PM   #127
jpsum
Major
United_States
45

 
jpsum's Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 TSX
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: New Haven area


Posts: 1,089
iTrader: (4)

If you have to say you're not a racist, you probably are. Just like when people say that they're not gay.
Appreciate 0
      06-11-2011, 02:51 PM   #128
BTM
Banned
United_States
166

 
Drives: A///MERICAN!!!
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: A///MERICA!!!


Posts: 10,314
iTrader: (11)

Garage List
ugaybro?
Appreciate 0
      06-13-2011, 01:27 AM   #129
Mike_305
Enlisted Member
United_States
5

 
Drives: Bmw 335I
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: South Florida


Posts: 40
iTrader: (0)

I'm a white hispanic
Appreciate 0
      06-13-2011, 01:32 AM   #130
Blake
Banned
No_Country
175

 
Drives: Chevy Aveo
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Parent's Basement


Posts: 4,651
iTrader: (7)

I thought Asians were all engineers???
Appreciate 0
      06-13-2011, 03:07 AM   #131
GuyOh
Lieutenant Colonel
Canada
23

 
GuyOh's Avatar
 
Drives: 08 AW 335i coupe
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Vancouver B.C.


Posts: 1,816
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 E92 335i  [0.00]
Almost everybody in Vancouver who drives a bmw is Chinese, and all female Filipinos here are nurses
__________________
Appreciate 0
      06-16-2011, 06:05 AM   #132
FVM3
Major General
112

 
FVM3's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 m3, f30 328i
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Los Angeles


Posts: 5,739
iTrader: (2)

I can always see nice cars with chinese driver
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:59 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST